A chastened president gave a great speech last night. But will it be enough?
It is almost certain that Donald Trump will insinuate himself in the Democratic primary in unprecedented ways. How should Democrats and the media respond?
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam’s photo in blackface from medical school is racist by any standard, but it should not disqualify him from public service.
Legislatures in New York and Virginia are opening the door to killing healthy 9-month-old babies. And if that’s not scary enough, it could get even worse.
In the opening salvo of the 2020 Democratic primary, Kamala Harris has set herself up as the progressive queen of the ban.
The Nets are historically one of the worst franchises in basketball, but is the Brooklyn team finally turning it around? It sure looks like it.
At the Women’s March, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez accused the Trump administration of anti-Semitism. Does she have any evidence? Will the news media ask?
Rep. Ilhan Omar’s baseless allegation that Lindsey Graham is compromised is disgraceful and Graham deserves an apology.
The cases of a congressman and a weatherman show that, for understanding and dealing with racism, our society has no functioning set of rules.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the Democrats have left left themselves no fallback position. And that’s why they will lose.
Kamala Harris and Elizabeth Warren have expressed sympathy with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s agenda. Is Joe Biden going to have to do some mansplaining?
An Atlantic article arguing that giving each state two senators is racist badly misreads how and why Americans make voting choices.
After a rebuke from his niece, Mitt takes the high ground. But what is his future with Trump?
Bre Payton’s life is an inspiration, a bright light that tells us we should go after what we want, and work hard for it. For that, I am very grateful.
On the big and small screens, new storytelling is losing its ability to saturate our culture and promote shared values.
Altria, the maker of Marlboro cigarettes, just bought a large stake in the e-cigarette company Juul. It’s good news for fans of vaping.
If Ocasio-Cortez tries to take down the second-most-powerful black man in the House of Representatives, it will split the party in two.
Sen. Kristen Gillibrand thinks it is a problem that three white men are leading in the Democratic presidential polls. Is it? And if so, why?
Smokers are the worst pariahs in American society. But we aren’t going anywhere and we want better options.
Across the country this spring, three-day training sessions will be taking place to help heal the condition of whiteness.
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